Current students

Current students

Welcome back - we can’t wait to see you again on campus!

We have lots planned to welcome you back to Kent and celebrate the new academic year. This page outlines what you need to do before you return, what you need to know about moving back and changes we’ve made for this year.

What's on

Welcome Week isn't just for new students! See what's planned and how to get involved. 

Key links and information

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Returning FAQs

Got a question about returning to Kent in September 2021? See our FAQs. 

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Support

We're here to support you every step of the way. Check out our support services and get in touch.

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International students

If you're travelling to Kent from abroad, possibly for the first time, check out our support page for you.

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Student WebChats

Register for a student WebChat to find out more about the new term and ask your questions

Key dates

Here's some key dates to help you get ready for your return to Kent. 

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10 September 2021

Returning registration

You need to complete returning registration on KentVision from 10 September -18 October 2021. 

KMMS students can re-register from 1 September. 

Register online
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From 13 September 2021

Timetable available

You will begin to receive your timetable the week commencing 13 September 2021.

Full timetables for the Autumn Term will be published by 24 September 2021.

Make sure:

  • you're registered for your modules
  • check your timetable for updates regularly     
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From 15 September onwards

Move in

If you're living on the Canterbury campus you can move in from Wednesday 15 September 2021. If you're living in Pier Quays you can arrive from Saturday 18 September 2021.

You'll need to book an arrival slot and parking permit like you did last year. 

Arrivals Guide for Accommodation
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From 15 September

Self-isolate if you need to

Think you'll need to self-isolate upon arrival (eg if you're travelling from an Amber List country)? Check out our self-isolation FAQs for what you need to do.

Self-isolation FAQs
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20-24 September

Welcome Week

Welcome Week isn't just for first years. Get involved in all the events, make new friends and maybe join a society! 

See Welcome Week events
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27 September 2021

Start of term

Teaching starts on Monday 27 September. 

What to expect in Autumn 2021

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